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    Education Officer UNICEF Jobs

    You can fill the vacancy and work as a UNICEF Education officer. With your valid documents, you can begin your online application. It is a chance to help children and give them a better life. Take the easy processes involved and apply for the post. The Education Officer UNICEF Jobs is available to university degree holders.

    Use your skills now to create a remarkable life for children. Browse through to learn how you can apply for the UNICEF Education Officer.

    What is UNICEF?

    The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is an organization in charge of helping children all over the world with the development and humanitarian aid. Having a presence in 192 countries and territories, the agency is one of the most well-known and recognized social welfare organizations in the world.

    The simple goal is to support children from childhood to adulthood, especially those from poor backgrounds, and make them useful in society and the world. 

    Education Officer UNICEF Jobs

    Check the details of the Job below:

    • Job no: 553602
    • Contract type: Fixed Term Appointment
    • Duty Station: Sokoto
    • Level: NO-2
    • Location: Nigeria
    • Categories: Education

    In Nigeria, UNICEF collaborates with the government, civil society, kids, and families to fulfill and safeguard kids’ rights in a dynamic humanitarian and development situation. One of the biggest UNICEF country offices worldwide is in Nigeria.

    Duties And Responsibilities 

    The Education Officer offers expert technical, operational, and executive support throughout the programming process for educational programs and projects within the Country Program under the direction of the Chief, Education Section, or Education Specialist. The Officer offers technical assistance on all sides of capacity building. It is to make it easier for education programs and projects to be administered and to provide results that will improve learning outcomes for all children and teenagers through alternative learning. 

    Check out the outline of the major roles below:

    • Support to program development and planning;
    • Program management, monitoring, and delivery of results;
    • Technical and operational support to program implementation;
    • Innovation, knowledge management, and capacity building.
    • Networking and partnership building;

    Qualifications/Requirements For The Education Officer Post

    To be competent for the post, you should be able to meet the UNICEF criteria. See what is required to qualify in the list below:

    • Education: A university degree in one of the following fields: education, psychology, sociology, or another relevant technical field.
    • Experience:  You need at least two years of experience in program planning, management, and research in education. 
    • They consider the working experience in a suitable role in the NW of Nigeria an asset.
    • They count good experience in a UN system agency or organization as an asset.
    • Language Requirements: Fluency in English and the local language of the duty station is required. An advantage would be to know another UN official language.

    Check the UNICEF Core Competencies Needed For the Post

    • Displays Self Awareness and Ethical Awareness 
    • Works Collaboratively with others 
    • Drive to achieve impactful results
    • Handles ambiguity and complexity 
    • Creates and Sustains Partnerships 
    • Innovates and Embraces Change
    • Thinks and Acts Strategically 

    UNICEF Education Officer Application Process

    To apply for the office of an Education officer, it is vital you follow the measures for a successful application. 

    If you meet the requirement, you can submit your application via the official website.

    Applications sent via any other websites, emails, or other channels will not be accepted or taken into further consideration for this post.

    UNICEF Education Officer Salary

    The pay range for this position should be 77,900 to 105,808 USD.

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